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Title
Ford Motor Co., Lincoln-Mercury Plant, looking southeast
Alternative Title
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Photo Collection
Creator
Kelly, Howard D
Contributor
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
Date Created and/or Issued
1956
Publication Information
Kelly-Holiday
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Aerial view of the Ford Motor Company, Lincoln-Mercury Plant; view is looking southeast. Slauson Avenue runs diagonally, left center to lower right; Eastern Avenue is visible left center to upper right; the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe railroad is diagonally, middle right to upper left; Bell Gardens High School is visible at upper left. This plant, also known as the "Maywood Plant", was located at 58015 S. Eastern Avenue and Slauson Avenue in the City of Commerce. Photograph dated December 20, 1956.
Type
Image
Format
1 negative :safety ;12 x 14 cm.
Photographic safety negatives
Identifier
00089804
Kelly-Holiday Mid-Century Aerial Collection
KHAF 331-2
CARL0004955333
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/5207
Subject
Ford Motor Company.--Lincoln-Mercury Division
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Automobile industry and trade--California--Commerce
Industrial facilities--California--Commerce
Manufacturing industries--California--Commerce
Railroad tracks--California--Commerce
High schools--California--Commerce
Industrial sites--California--Commerce
Industries--California--Commerce
Commerce (Calif.)
Commerce (Calif.)--Aerial views
Aerial photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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